Tamil hindu priest (Munnar, India)

A tamil priest during a religious ceremony. Munnar, Kerala state, SW India, January 2016 The Independence Day (January 26th) is observed throughout India with great joy. Flag-hoisting ceremonies, parades, cultural events and also public religious ceremonies, some of them specifically designed for this occasion (fortunately, Western-style „secularism” is completely unknown to this parts of the…

Tamil girl (Kerala, India)

Ernakulam, Kerala, S-W India, January 2016 Tamil girl in school uniform with headscarf. Met her on a ferry crossing the waterway from Alappuzha to Ernakulam. She was going to school, 1 hr each way, each day. The uniform was in violet nuances with black headscarf. She was beautiful indeed and seem innocent. Her eyes do…